Henry Koop - Feb 25, 2017 at Grace Baptist Church, Ochre River, MB.

Henry Koop

Henry passed away in his sleep in the early morning of February 22, 2017 at the age of 84. Left to remember him is his loving wife of 54 years Shirley, their four children, six grandchildren, his sister Maria and many extended family members. Seven brothers and two sisters have gone on before him. Henry loved woodworking, helping his wife in the garden, fishing, and videotaping his grandchildren, creating many wonderful memories for those he loved. He had a passion for mission work, as a teenager teaching the Adult Sunday School Class, something he carried on throughout his life. Henry joined the Gideons in 1968 and was an active member until 2017. He completed his nursing and then medical missions training, and worked as a nurse and paramedic in Flin Flon for 19 years. From there, Henry went to work in the smelter in Flin Flon as a shift boss for 18 years until retirement. After retirement, he moved to Dauphin with his wife and continued pursuing his hobbies and enjoying his family. Funeral Service for Henry was held on Saturday February 25, 2017 at 2:00 pm in the Grace Baptist Church, Ochre River. Pastor Tim Diack officiated with interment following in the Turtle River Cemetery.